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Getting from Amsterdam Airport to the Hague

The Hague, a Dutch seaside city that draws many people from all over the world, and as the seat and residence of the Dutch national government and royal family, The Hague definitely has an international appeal. This wonderful town has a lot more to it; it is the old Dutch historic center holding many embassies, museums and has a never ending growing multicultural population. On the other hand, during the summer, Scheveningen and Kijkduin seaside resorts attract many tourists with its picturesque coastlines and beach bars.

So if you are landing at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and wish to make your way to The Hague, you have 2 different transportation options; you can either take a taxi or a train. Getting an Amsterdam airport taxi to the Hague is definitely the most convenient travel option as they offer 24/7 door-to-door services from Amsterdam airport. Your second and cheaper option would be to take a direct train from Schiphol airport to Den Haag Centraal in The Hague.

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Comparison of the options

Welcome Pickups €65 35min 24/7 Book
Taxi €65 35min 24/7
Train €18.40 28min 00:01–23:57

How to get from Amsterdam airport to the Hague by taxi

Taking a taxi is by far the most convenient transportation method when travelling from Amsterdam airport to the Hague, as they provide a 24/7 door-to-door service, and take care of your luggage. Unfortunately taxis do not offer fixed prices; therefore, your taxi fare will be calculated using a taximeter, so based on the time and distance travelled to your destination. In normal traffic conditions, your trip from the airport to The Hague should take around 35 minutes.

If you wish to travel at a fixed price with no hidden fees you can always book your Amsterdam airport taxi in advance.

Taxi fare from Amsterdam airport to the Hague

Taxis in Amsterdam calculate their prices using a taximeter, so based on the time and distance travelled. Moreover, extra fees may apply, such as tolls, travelling on bank holidays, and the time of the day. However, your overall trip should cost around €65.



Trip Duration

35 Min.

*Rates may vary unless you book your taxi in advance.

Value for Money

Taxis are available 24/7 at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

Where do I get it from?

The airport’s official taxi rank is located just outside the airport’s arrivals hall.


Taking a taxi after arriving in a new city is always the most convenient option, as they are available 24/7, take care of your luggage and get to your destination comfortably and stress-free.

Editor’s Note

It is important to know that Amsterdam taxis do not all look the same; it is recommended to take a taxi directly at the official airport taxi rank; your taxi should have a blue number plate.

Useful Tips

Make sure that your taxi's taximeter has been reset and is running before you leave Amsterdam airport.
It is recommended to have your destination details written down and on-hand.
It is mandatory in Holland to wear your seatbelt at all times.

How to get from Amsterdam airport to the Hague by train

If you are looking for a budget friendly transport method from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to The Hague, taking the train is a great option. The NS Intercity trains run every 20 minutes and are direct to-and-from the airport making this a very convenient way to get to The Hague.

How much is a train ticket from Amsterdam airport to the Hague?

A standard one-way ticket from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Den Haag Centraal (The Hague) costs €9.20.
Tickets can be purchased at the airport station’s ticket desks or from the automated ticket machines at the arrivals hall.



Trip Duration

28 Min.

The waiting time is around 20 minutes for the NS train.

Value for money

The NS Intercity train runs from Amsterdam airport to The Hague from 00:30 to 23:39.

Where do I get it from?

The NS train station is located directly below the airport terminal building. You can take the escalator or lift to the station in order to reach your train.


Choosing to take the train for your Amsterdam airport transfer is a great option, especially for those travelling on a budget; 77 NS Intercity trains run the Amsterdam airport/Hague route just about 24/7. However if you are travelling in a group with heavy luggage, taking an airport taxi is always the most convenient option as you will have to find another way to get from the train station to your accommodation in The Hague.

Editor’s Note

Useful Tips

If you wish to see the train timetables at Amsterdam airport, they are shown at the train station on the yellow printed boards.
You can find great prices for your Amsterdam airport train ride online.

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If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Amsterdam. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.

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Welcome Pickups - Airport Taxi Services

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Frequently asked questions

How much is a taxi from Amsterdam airport to The Hague?

As taxis calculate their fares using a taximeter, the average taxi price from Amsterdam airport to The Hague is around €65 for a travel time of 35 minutes.

How much is a train ticket from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to The Hague?

A standard one-way ticket on the NS Intercity train from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to The Hague Central station costs €9.20 and the travel time is 28 minutes.

How far is Amsterdam airport from the Hague?

Amsterdam airport is located 47 km away from The Hague, and the journey takes around 35 minutes by taxi.

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